Sandra Cordon


A longtime journalist in her native Canada and in her adopted home of Italy, Cordon is a contributing writer and editor with GLF and CIFOR. Cordon worked across Canada with the national news agency The Canadian Press (CP) before focusing on monetary policy as a speechwriter with The Bank of Canada. She holds degrees in political science and journalism and is at present working towards her Master’s degree in International Relations with Queen Mary University in London. 

By this writer

The clothing industry’s green claims come under scrutiny
REDD+ might not have turned out as expected, but its goal of transformational change is still in sight
Tipping points, turmoil and transitional risk all part of the picture
Experts at GLF Nairobi highlight Indigenous knowledge and the role of women and youth
Lessons from part three of our carbon finance learning program
Sustainable agriculture can nourish forests, too
Experts urge financial support for local conservation, restoration efforts
Indigenous leader Gam Shimray on the fundamentality of rights in ongoing biodiversity proceedings
Takeaways from part two of a carbon finance learning program
Principles to help infuse other sustainability standards and activities with justice
Learnings from part one of a carbon finance learning program
Landscape regeneration, peace efforts and tech intersect at NYC’s Cooper Hewitt museum
Multi-stakeholder platforms need critical mass of Indigenous and local people
Experts say growing need for ‘green’ energy and systems change is boosting investor interest
In Asia and Africa, researchers examine the biodiversity benefits inherent to sacred sites